marinheiro

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Portuguese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Portuguese marỹeiro, corresponding to marinho +‎ -eiro. Compare Spanish marinero, Italian marinaio.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (Portugal) IPA(key): /mɐ.ɾi.ˈɲɐj.ɾu/, /mɐ.ɾi.ˈɲej.ɾu/
  • (Brazil) IPA(key): /ma.ɾi.ˈɲej.ɾu/
  • Hyphenation: ma‧ri‧nhei‧ro

Noun[edit]

marinheiro m (plural marinheiros, feminine marinheira, feminine plural marinheiras)

  1. sailor, seaman

Descendants[edit]